Charliann Roberts was born and raised in Minnesota. She has lived in Santa Monica, CA and currently resides in Arizona with her long-time sweetheart. They have two a Corgis, the smallest herding dogs (although Nikki and Nelli do believe they're actually their children). Charliann enjoys writing romantic suspense and is currently working on her fifth novel. You can visit her website at http: //www.charliann-roberts.com.